Chiapas: the First Festival of Justified Rage

From December 31, 2008 to January 5, 2009 the First Global Festival of Justified Rage was celebrated. The festival began in the caracol of Oventik where the 15th anniversary of the Zapatista uprising was commemorated. On January 2 in the center CIDECI- University of the Earth in San Cristóbal de las Casas a series of discussions and activities began, which were moderated by the EZLN and focused on the theme Another world, another politics.

The participants included members of various organizations as well as individuals from a number of different countries. It is estimated that 1500 Mexicans and more than 600 internationals participated in the event. The speakers came from different parts of Mexico as well as from 14 different countries.

For more information (in Spanish):

Página del Festival de la Digna Rabia- con información, audio y fotos del evento

Página de Enlace Zapatista

Festival Cultural Mundial de la Digna Rabia (La Jornada Michoacan, 5/01/2009)

Galería de Imágenes del Festival

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